rowan tree

noun
Eurasian tree with orange-red berrylike fruits
Hypernyms: ↑mountain ash
Part Meronyms: ↑rowanberry

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noun
1. : a Eurasian tree (Sorbus aucuparia) with pinnate leaves and flat corymbs of small white flowers followed by red pomes resembling berries — called also European mountain ash

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rowan tree noun
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Main Entry:rowan

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rowan tree,
= European mountain ash. (Cf.European mountain ash)

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rowan [rowan rowans] [ˈrəʊən] [ˈroʊən] [ˈraʊən] [ˈraʊən] (also ˈrowan tree, ˌmountain ˈash) noun
a small tree that has red berries in the autumn/fall
See also:mountain ash  
Word Origin:
late 15th cent. (originally Scots and northern English): of Scandinavian origin; compare with Norwegian rogn.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Rowan tree — Row an tree [Cf. Sw. r[ o]nn, Dan. r[ o]nne, Icel. reynir, and L. ornus.] (Bot.) A european tree ({Pyrus aucuparia}) related to the apple, but with pinnate leaves and flat corymbs of small white flowers followed by little bright red berries.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rowan tree — paprastasis šermukšnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Erškėtinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, vaistinis augalas (Sorbus aucuparia), paplitęs Europoje ir vakarų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Sorbus aucuparia angl. European mountain ash; European… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • rowan tree — šermukšnis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Erškėtinių (Rosaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Sorbus). atitikmenys: lot. Sorbus angl. mountain ash; rowan tree; service tree; whitebeam vok. Eberesche; Mehlbeere; Sorbus; Vogelbeerbaum; Vogelbeere… …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

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  • rowan tree — mountain ash, Eurasian tree that bears orange red fruits that resemble berries …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Rowan — Row an, n. Rowan tree. [1913 Webster] {Rowan barry}, a barry of the rowan tree. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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